This professional development is for the Mild to Moderate Supports Needs. The Bridge Authorization is designed to meet the requirements for the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing’s updated requirements associated with the new credential titled Mild to Moderate Support Needs. Through the bridge program,
special educators will be authorized to serve a wider range of students and disabilities.
PLEASE BE SURE TO REGISTER UNDER YOUR SCHOOL DISTRICT OR CONSORTIUM.
Number of Units: Units provided are graduate level extension credit(s) in semester hours. The unit values vary by district. Check your district's section for the unit value offered.
Who Should Attend: Beginning teachers enrolled in induction programs with their district and/or consortium.
Note: See each section for details, as they vary by district.
1) identify effective intervention and support techniques
2) develop needed augmentative and alternative systems
3) implement instruction of communication and social skills
4) create and facilitate opportunities for interaction
5) develop communication methods to demonstrate student academic knowledge
6) address the unique learning, sensory and access needs of students with physical/orthopedic disabilities, other health impairments, and multiple disabilities
Professional development courses offered by the University of San Diego’s Division of Professional & Continuing Education are taught by faculty that possess a depth and breadth of academic and real-world professional experience.
PCE nurtures key partnerships on the local, national and international level to better serve working professionals who seek to enhance or build their careers, as well as with their employers to help achieve their highest value and potential. Contact us today to learn more.
Number of high-quality, career-building courses to choose from
Number of in-depth, innovative, and relevant topics
Career advancing certificates
Courses offer a convenient, yet rigorous style of learning that allows you to structure your education to suit your schedule while keeping you on pace toward achieving your educational.
The University of San Diego’s Division of Professional and Continuing Education offers graduate-level extension credit for work completed in trainings, workshops, conferences, induction, credentials, and other professional development programs not offered directly by USD. Complete one of the above and a member of our division will help you earn credit for your hard work and dedication to continuing your education.
Earn credit for your previous work in trainings, workshops, and conferences through a simple process.
Save money by earning credit for work you completed and get one step closer to salary advancement.
Many receiving institutions may accept credits towards degree programs, giving you a head start in earning a graduate degree.
Learn practical skills from expert instructors to boost your resume or succeed in your current role.